Home Game: 16
AHL Game: 438
Who: Lehigh Valley Phantoms
Where: Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza
When: 4:05 p.m.
Last Game: Last night in Hershey the Penguins were shutout 5-0…For Lehigh Valley, they hosted Bridgeport and lost 2-1. Robert Hagg scored the only goal in the loss for the Phantoms.
Last Meeting: December 16 in Allentown, the Pens won 3-0. Tristan Jarry collected a 17 save shutout.
Record: For WBS: 21-6-0-1 (43 pts., 1st place Atlantic Division) — For LV: 14-16-1-0 (29 pts., 5th place Atlantic Division)
Why you should care: The Penguins need a better showing today against a Lehigh Valley team coming off a loss last night themselves. Whether they have shaken the funk of whatever you want to call last nights performance against Hershey remains to be seen.
Referee(s): Evgeny Romasko / Cameron Voss
Linesmen: Matt McNulty / Jud Ritter
Twitter: @WBSPenguins and @WBSGameDay / @LVPhantoms
Facebook: /WilkesBarreScrantonPenguins / /LehighValleyPhantoms
Instagram: wbspenguins / lehighvalleyphantoms
Beat Writers: @CVSethLakso and @TLTomVenesky / @SteveGrossMCall
Broadcasters: WBS: Mike O’Brien @MikeOBrienWBS / For Lehigh Valley: Bob Rotruck @BobRotruck
Fan Bloggers: @nafsnep
Radio: For WBS: WILK Newsradio / For Lehigh Valley: Fox 1470
Television: AHL Live
Promotion(s): Kids FREE (14 and under, with paid adult ticket) | $2 hot dogs
Other Game to Watch: I am liking Providence at Bridgeport.
Next Five Games: SYR 12/31, SPR 1/2, @ HFD 1/3, BNG 1/5, @ LV 1/8